Toynbee Prize Foundation Names Aden Knaap Executive Director

The Toynbee Prize Foundation has elected Aden Knaap, a PhD candidate in History and the Knox Fellow at Harvard University, as the second Executive Director of the Toynbee Prize Foundation, effective June 1, 2017. Knaap, a native of Australia, received  his BA in History (Hons I) from the University of Sydney in 2014, and an … Continue reading Toynbee Prize Foundation Names Aden Knaap Executive Director

Volunteers Wanted: Editor-at-Large Position for the Toynbee Prize Foundation

The Toynbee Prize Foundation (TPF) invites applications for Editors-at-Large for its Global History Blog. Through its website, TPF promotes both long-form interviews and articles on the field of global history produced by TPF’s Executive Director, as well as shorter-form material of interest to audiences interested in developments in the field: such as job postings, cross-postings … Continue reading Volunteers Wanted: Editor-at-Large Position for the Toynbee Prize Foundation

Toynbee Prize Foundation Leadership Featured in New York Review of Books

In the most recent issue of The New York Review of Books, Tamsin Shaw reviews Toynbee Prize Foundation Vice-President Darrin McMahon’s most recent work,  Divine Fury: A History of Genius (New York: Basic Books, 2013). “Darrin McMahon’s Divine Fury,” writes Shaw: does not shy away from the preposterous and the ridiculous, or from the disturbing and … Continue reading Toynbee Prize Foundation Leadership Featured in New York Review of Books